LoHud Yankees Blog | Chad Jennings: While much was made of the struggles of Jacoby Ellsbury and Brett Gardner atop the Yankee lineup during the Yankees second half slump, the team's struggles went far beyond these two hitters.
NJ.com | Brendan Kuty: Brian Cashman has challenged former top prospect Tyler Austin; he's sent him to the Arizona Fall League to hopefully rediscover the skills that made the Yankees so high on him a few years back.
It's All About the Money | Brad Vietrogoski: Sticking with the Arizona Fall League, the Yankees prospects there have gotten off to a good start, as Gary Sanchez already has a homer and Tyler Austin and Tyler Wade both had multi-hit games.
NJ.com | Ryan Hatch: Patience has paid off this season at the plate, as six of the nine most patient teams at the plate have made the playoffs.
LoHud Yankees Blog | Chad Jennings: Much has been written and said about what the Yankees should do with Brett Gardner, but could potentially platooning him during the second half - in which he's traditionally struggled - be an option?